Joan Burton raised the timing of the election with the Taoiseach in a meeting the two had before yesterday’s Cabinet meeting. Photograph: Dave Meehan

There is a delicate balance between gently warning your Coalition partner not to call an early election against your wishes and exhibiting what can lo(...)

Alex White: sidestepped calls to say that housing situation was an emergency.

Local authorities must return to building houses, the Minister for Communications has told the Dáil. But Alex White sidestepped calls from the AAA-PBP(...)

Senator Mary White says Dublin residents have complained to her about being placed in the wrong postal district. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Fianna Fáil Senator Mary White has claimed the new Eircode system is placing householders in the wrong geographical area. She told the Seanad that Dub(...)

The show was to take place from April 24th-29th, the anniversary dates of the Rising. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

plans for a visual spectacular, The Rising Son et Lumière 2016, intended to be staged nightly at the GPO in Dublin for a week next April, are set to b(...)

Talks are due to begin on Tuesday between a union representing staff who maintain automated sorting equipment for An Post and the contractor, followin(...)

A proposal to use the customer databases of cable and satellite providers Sky and UPC to track down television licence fee evaders has been rejected.

The Government is set to reject a proposal to use the customer databases of cable and satellite providers Sky and UPC to track down television lice(...)

A blocked postbox in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

MARTIN WALL and CIARAN D’ARCY Postal services have resumed following the suspension of industrial action that led to services around the country grind(...)

An Post office in Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

An Post is understood to be considering issuing protective notice to some of its staff if a strike involving a contractor continues. The disput(...)

The personnel concerned maintain mail-sorting equipment at An Post’s centres in Dublin, Cork, Portlaoise and Athlone. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Mail services could face disruption on foot of strike action by staff at the An Post maintenance operator IO Systems in a dispute over new rostering (...)

RTÉ chairwoman Moya Doherty with a bust of broadcaster Gay Byrne on RTÉ’s Donnybrook campus. Photograph: Eric Luke

Inside the RTÉ building known as Central, Moya Doherty explains why she has accepted only a three-year term as chairwoman of RTÉ’s board for now, i(...)